Alcúdia is a town full of history located in the North of Mallorca: its history and lots of tourisum makes it the ideal place for those who want to live, all year in a sunny Mediterranean climate. Discover the best villas for sale in Alcúdia with JS Properties Real Estate and find the house of your dreams!
With about 20,000 inhabitants Alcúdia can be considered a large town but from its small historic heritage Alcúdia is now big, very big.
Still today you can visit the remains of the ancient city of Pollentia founded after the conquest of Mallorca by the Romans in 123 a.C. Later, with the fall of the Roman Empire, the city was abandoned until Al-Qudya was founded with the Muslim conquest.
In 1229, with the conquest of King Jaume I, the island and Alcúdia become part of the Kingdom of Aragon. With time the Arab name was adapted to the current name "Alcúdia" and the construction of the walls that nowadays surround the historic center of the town would begin.
Walking through the streets of the old town in Alcúdia is a journey going through time and the different cultures that have contributed to the current character of the Balearic Islands.
In addition, Alcúdia has a great natural beauty that complements its historical-cultural heritage: near the village we find the Natural Park of S'Albufera de Mallorca.
An extension of 1,700 hectares of marshes and dunes in which thousands of birds stop each year in their migration between winter Europe and warm Africa, thus becoming a paradise for birdwatching enthusiasts.
Other places of great natural beauty are La Victoria, Coll Baix and Aucanada, all located on the same peninsula as Alcúdia.
With the Port of Alcúdia full of life in summer and the towns of Pollensa and Puerto Pollensa a few minutes away by car, Alcúdia is the ideal place to buy a house and start enjoying the dream of living in Mallorca, one of the best islands from the Mediterranean.
In addition, now you have a wide range of villas for sale in Alcúdia located in the best and quietest corners of the town and its surroundings.